E kimi ana a Manu i tāna waea pūkoro.
Manu is searching for his cell phone.
- this is an example of an active sentence
Kua kimihia tāna waea pūkoro i ngā wāhi katoa.
He has searched everywhere for his cell phone.
(Literally, his cell phone has been searched for everywhere.)
- this is an example of a passive sentence